Luxor Sights Tour Two Days From Hurghada
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Day 1: Visit Karnak and Luxor temples (East Bank)
Our trip will start with pick up service from your hotel in Hurghada, where our REP will meet you with aboard reflecting your name, then you will be transferred to Luxor by air-conditioned vehicle with your private Egyptologist guide. The way to Luxor takes 3,5 hours driving with majestic view of mountains of the western desert. In arrival you will visit Karnak temple, dedicated to the God Amon-Ra, his wife Mut and their son Khonsu, where each pharaoh tried to perpetuate his name. One of the famous area in Karnak - Hypostyle hall with 134 massive columns with over three meters in diameter. Next sight of your tour will be Luxor temple built by Amenhotep III with grandeur intention and have great number of pillars. It was connected by 3 kilometers paved alley of sphinxes with Karnak Temple. Then you will be transferred to your hotel in Luxor for rest and overnight stay. You can attend the light and sound show in Karnak temple, as optional tour.
Day 2: Visit Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple (West Bank)
After your breakfast at the hotel in Luxor you will continue second day of your tour with your Egyptologist guide to West Bank of the Nile River. You will start by visiting the Colossi of Memnon, two colossal statues, was stayed guard at entrance of Amenhotep III temple in ancient times, and only remaining nowdays. Name means 'Ruler of the Dawn' and was probably given, because of 'singing' at dawn one of the statue. Next sight of your visits in Luxor will be Valley of the Kings - burial place of pharaohs, hidden in the rocks, decorated with scences and funerary rituals of the period for afterlife of pharaohs. Valley of Kings is famous for the child king Tutankhamen tomb and its treasures, discovered in 1922 by Howard Carter. Proceed your tour to Hatshepsut temple at El Deir Al Bahari, dedicated to the queen Hatshepsut - famous female pharaoh, the temple with three layered terraces connected by long ramps which were once surrounded by gardens. Inside temple you can see text and picture of an expedidion to exotic country calls Land of Punt. Free time in Luxor, and then you return back to Hurghada.
- Pick up services from your hotel in Hurghada
- Admision fees to the sights in Luxor as per itinerary
- Lunch meal at local restaurant in Luxor
- Egyptologist English speaking tour Guide in Luxor
- All transfers by air-conditioned modern vehicle class in Hurghada and Luxor
- Hotel accommodation in Luxor at 5 * hotel on BB basis
- Drop off services from your hotel in Hurghada
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